Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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RECREATIONAL FORECAST FOR GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST TUE MAY 31 2016

GRAND CANYON BACKCOUNTRY-
INCLUDING...PHANTOM RANCH...INDIAN GARDEN

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS IN THE
EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

               HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
PHANTOM RANCH   95     70     99     71    101
INDIAN GARDEN   84     58     87     57     90
NEAR RIM        81     47     84     44     86

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GRAND CANYON RIM-
INCLUDING...SOUTH RIM...NORTH RIM

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
10 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS IN THE
EVENING. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.


               TEMPERATURE

            HIGH   LOW    HIGH   LOW    HIGH
SOUTH RIM    77     41     80     40     83
NORTH RIM    73     43     75     42     79

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WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF

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SAN FRANCISCO PEAKS RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
330 AM MST TUE MAY 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS...JUST ENOUGH MOISTURE WILL LINGER THROUGH WEDNESDAY FOR
A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS, CAPABLE OF GUSTY
WINDS BUT LITTLE IN THE WAY OF RAINFALL. MUCH WARMER WEATHER IS
EXPECTED FROM THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND, WITH SUMMER-LIKE
TEMPERATURES 10 TO 15 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.


.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 12500
FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS IN THE EVENING. SNOW LEVEL 12500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL 12500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 10 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY.

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HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURE FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.
RIDGE-TOP WINDS AND WINDCHILL INCLUDED FOR 12000 FT.

                       TUE  TUE NIGHT  WED  WED NIGHT  THU


12000 FT (RIDGE-TOP)   39 F   36 F   42 F   38 F   45 F
       WIND MPH        NE  6  N  9   NW  6  N  9   NW  8
       MIN WIND CHILL  24 F   28 F   32 F   33 F   32 F

10000 FT               63 F   41 F   66 F   42 F   68 F

7500 FT                75 F   40 F   77 F   41 F   80 F

++RIDGE-TOP WINDS ARE THE AVERAGE CONDITIONS OVER 12 HOURS IN THE
FREE AIR AT 12000 FT. WIND SPEEDS AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL BE
VERY DEPENDENT ON WIND DIRECTION. THEY MAY BE STRONGER THAN THE
RIDGETOP WINDS DOWNWIND OF THE RIDGELINE AND WEAKER ON THE UPWIND
SIDE. FORECAST ELEVATIONS LISTED ABOVE ARE APPROXIMATE.

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.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...SUNNY...WINDY.

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